About Albion Nebraska

The Boone County Health Center serves seven counties in north-central Nebraska: Boone, Antelope, Greeley, Madison, Nance, Platte, and Wheeler. There are 10,000 residents within the service area. (See the service area here.)

Our communities are close-knit, family-oriented, and offer plenty to see and do. Take a look:


  • All major denominations are represented in the area and have very active programs


  • Recreation center with indoor pool, sauna, racquetball courts, exercise and weight rooms, and whirlpool
  • Many local sports leagues, including golf, bowling, softball, baseball, and basketball
  • Excellent hunting and fishing
  • Nine-hole irrigated golf course (Albion Country Club)
  • Boone County Fairgrounds, offering county fair, 4-H horse and livestock shows, rodeo, stock car races and dances every summer
  • Swimming pool and park
  • Sports complex, including baseball diamonds, tennis courts, and basketball courts
  • Two hours from NU football and basketball games, Lincoln Stars and Kearney Thunder hockey games

Stores, Shops & Services

  • The community is well-represented in the commercial field and most products and services are available locally
  • Three enclosed shopping malls within a 1-hour drive


  • Many social, service and sports clubs
  • An active Arts Council brings in nationally-known musicians, choirs, and artists
  • Dinner theater within a 1-hour drive


  • All communities have at least one K-12 school system and several have K-8 or K-12 parochial systems as well
  • Youth recreation through school activities enjoys strong local support
  • Several pre-schools available
  • Off-campus courses available from Platte Community College Adult Education


  • Affordable housing is easy to come by in the area
  • New housing is being rapidly developed
  • Senior Citizen Facilities
  • Six communities have modern, state-approved nursing homes
  • Five communities have low-rent housing units
  • All communities in the area have Senior Centers which serve noon meals and provide social settings for seniors to gather


  • Area is served by several banks and lending institutions
  • Financial institutions are community-minded and supportive


  • 3,100-foot hard-surfaced lighted airport with hangars and gas facilities located in Albion

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